Make Linux Mint 16 look like Windows XP

Install the YlmfOS 2.0 theme pack in Linux Mint 16

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Here's how you can make Linux Mint 16 look like Windows XP by installing the YlmfOS 2.0 theme pack.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/themes

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install ylmfos-theme

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/icons

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install ylmfos-icons

According to Noobs Lab:

Basically this pack aim is to remember Ylmfox 2.0 user interface and Windows XP. It is modified version of original XP theme & icons, you can use Cinnamon desktop to make it more like Win XP, it also works in Gnome-Flashback mode. You can use Unity Tweak Tool, Gnome-tweak-tool or Ubuntu-Tweak to change themes/icons.

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